Save Laurie's Smile!!!

My sister Laurie is what you might call a bleeding heart. A softie. She has spent her whole life rescuing strays—stray dogs, stray cats, stray people. She would give the shirt off her back (or her couch, or car, or famous cooking) to help someone she loves. 

Now it's time for us to give back to Laurie. Her teeth are literally crumbling, and she is in desperate need of dentures. Her teeth have had issues all her life, exacerbated by necessary medications. They have now deteriorated and give her pain constantly.

After leaving her career to raise her beautiful children, nearly 15 years later she is finding the job market incredibly difficult where she lives in Tennessee. She is a single mom without insurance hustling hard waiting tables and working temp jobs, but she does not qualify for health assistance (and even if she did, these dentures would be considered "cosmetic").

She has had three different dental consultations, all with the same results—the remaining teeth can't be saved. 

Let's raise this money ASAP to give Laurie back her gorgeous, confident smile so she can slay her job interviews and get back her full quality of life!

The breakdown of costs are as follows:

20 (simple) extractions - $70  per tooth = $1,400
Full set of dentures - Total package price = $1,850
Oral conscious sedation                                    = $150

Total - $3400

Donations ()

  • Ramey Etheridge 
    • $50 
    • 31 mos
  • Shantel Hardy 
    • $25 
    • 31 mos
  • Sharon Baily 
    • $50 
    • 31 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 31 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 31 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Merrady Wickes 
Burbank, CA
Laurie Shannon 
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